The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 22 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.99% - 4.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% - 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Average salary £70,000 - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
56 61 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 55.45% 48.41% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 45
Average salary £42,000 £35,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.30% -19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Belfast region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Belfast

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Foreign Exchange (FX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Java Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java